UK Travel Guide

Theatres

London Palladium

This opened in 1910 and soon became known as a venue for American entertainers and touring circuses from around the world. It was then for a short period used as an ice-skating rink but nowadays it stages mostly musicals such as 'Oliver' and 'Saturday night Fever'. It has a seating capacity of about 2300. Backstage tours are also available on the following days and times - Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri at 12.30pm and 4.30pm, Weds and Sat. at 12.30pm only and the price is 4. Advance bookings can be made by phoning 020 7494 5091. You'll be able to hear all kinds of stories from the theatre's rich and entertaining history, and enjoy the sensation of standing where some of the finest talent in the world has performed.

Located at: Argyll Street, London, W1A

Telephone: 020 7494 5020

Opens: Depends on the show

Cost: phone for details of current shows

Closest Subway Station: Oxford Circus Station (Click to see more atrraction at this station)